Senior Digital Project / Product Manager (UK)

Computer Rock, a growing international digital transformation agency, is looking to recruit a senior digital project / product manager based in Manchester to join the UK team.

With a focused consultative approach, we help companies across all industries take full advantage of the next generation of digital technologies. We deliver practical digital client solutions that improve efficiencies, open new market segments and enhance their customer experiences. Our work and passion is helping our clients deploy digital technologies effectively, enabling them to engage with their customers in a deeper and more meaningful way. 

As we grow our UK operation we are now looking for a senior digital product / project manager. It’s a role for an independent fast starter, who can quickly contribute to the team both strategically and organizationally, your expertise enabling you to quickly lead several agile development teams focused on delivery of client solutions. Your opinion will count and we expect you quickly to be our lead advisor to existing and new clients, providing recommendations and guiding clients toward optimum concepts and solutions.

With exceptional communication skills, no less than 3-5 years’ experience in a digital environment, you relish client interaction while sensitive to managing client navigation on digital innovation. Working closely with our internal teams you will define and deliver for your client’s market leading digital solutions that transform their business.

The ideal candidate will presently be working in an agile, fast paced leading digital development environment either agency, client or consultancy. You will possess the following attributes;

  • Passionate with natural thought leadership around all things digital.
  • An understanding of the importance of user led design and working in agile delivery environments on products and propositions.
  • Comfortable at driving digital transformation for customers with market leading digital product experiences.
  • Excellent client facing and internal communication skills.
  • Ability to grasp concepts of a deep technical nature quickly with an understanding of the underlying business environment and impact
  • The ability to think on feet, be proactive, stay calm under pressure, offering solutions to often complex technical problems
  • An understanding with examples of how digital technology can enhance and simplify the consumer experience.

You can demonstrate the following skills

  • A strong technical background with technical writing skills for defining requirements, design and specification documentation
  • Expertise in Agile methods and work across key internal functions, with exceptional cross – platform knowledge on delivery across mobile, web and backend platforms
  • Deep knowledge of digital technologies with examples of digital projects delivered
  • A high degree of UI/UX knowledge and expertise enabling accurate definition of customer journeys and briefings to internal UI/UX teams 
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy.

You will be required to:

  • Oversee quality control from projects concept development through to closure and operational handover.
  • Manage application build projects through internal and 3rd party Developers.
  • Manage internal and external teams in delivery of day to day client requirements including test cycles throughout the project.
  • Manage internal teams output in accordance with client expectations.
  • Attend relevant meetings and follow up with contact reports.
  • Work with internal teams to produce project documentation including site maps, wire frames, specifications, delivery schedules and updates

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work closely alongside the co-founders of the company and play a key role in the future direction of the company, its solutions and how it interacts with its clients. If this sounds like the next role you are looking for then please send your ,CV and any relevant references on client projects that you have worked on, to lewis@computerrock.com.

If you have any questions about this position please contact us directly or have a look at www.computerrock.com.